Hours & Tickets

The Museum's North Entrance


The Museum is open to the public. At this time, the outdoor spaces, the top decks of the historic vessels, the Shipyard, and portions of the village are accessible.Our boathouse and launch are operating for those who want to go for a cruise on the Mystic River. The Thompson Building now hosts a new exhibition A Way with Wood: Celebrating Craft. Unfortunately, most of the indoor exhibitions, the Children’s Museum, and select other buildings are closed. Dogs are welcome. Please review our visitation policies prior to coming.

Monday-Friday, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m.*
Saturday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Last admission is 30 minutes before close.
Grounds open until 5 p.m.

*Grounds open at 10 a.m. on Fridays, exhibits at 11:30 a.m.


To facilitate a touch-free transaction, visitors are strongly encouraged to buy their tickets online. For general admission questions, please call 860.572.0711. For group admission tickets, please call 860.572.5331.

Adult (Age 18-64)   $22.95
Senior (Age 65+)    $20.95
Youth (Age 13-17)  $18.95
Child (Age 4-12)     $14.95
Toddler (Age 0-3)   FREE

Promotions & Special Offers

Special events, activities and other fees are ticketed on-grounds separately. Offers cannot be combined and are subject to change at any time. Please call 860.572.0711 with any pricing questions.

Active duty/retired military: Uniformed active duty military receive free admission. All non-uniformed active duty and retired military and their accompanying family members receive the group discount rate. All memberships receive a $10 discount.

Special needs visitors: 50 percent discount on admission. One adult attending to the special needs visitor receives 50 percent off admission.

Your birthday: Visit on your birthday and your admission is our gift to you! If you are a Museum member, bring a friend for free. Offer available to adults and children. Must present a valid photo ID or copy of birth certificate.

Free second-day admission: Each general admission ticket purchased at Mystic Seaport Museum is good for one admission on the day of purchase. Have your ticket validated before you leave and you may return the next business day for free (not included: tickets purchased after 3 p.m.).